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Rocket Motor, Liquid Fuel, James H. Wyld, Serial No. 1, Variant

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Rods, Chrome-plated steel; cooling jacket, nickel-plated brass; nuts, steel; motor, proper (threaded interior cylinder), non-ferrous metal; retainer rings, steel; hex nut on component No. 3, aluminum; B-nut, brass; nozzle, non-ferrous metal, possibly plated copper or brass; nozzle sleeves or collars (two), brass
Dimensions:
3-D: 20.3 x 12.7 x 8.9cm (8 x 5 x 3 1/2 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
ca. 1937
Credit Line:
Gift of Thiokol Chemical Corporation, Reaction Motors Division
Inventory Number:
A19520057000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Rocket Engine, Liquid Fuel, XLR-11

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Overall Steel, Adhesive, Synthetic Fabric, Stainless Fabric, Copper, Aluminum, Paint, Stainless Steel, Brass
Dimensions:
Overall: 24 × 56 1/2 in., 210lb. (61 × 143.5cm, 95.3kg)
Storage (Artex Crate): 91.4 × 177.8 × 91.4cm (36 × 70 × 36 in.)
Approximate (Weighed with Stand): 182.3kg (402lb.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
ca. 1945-1953
Credit Line:
Reaction Motors, Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19530051000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Thrust Chamber and Nozzle, Liquid Fuel Rocket Engine

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Partly made of graphite, with metal rings inserted at both ends.
Dimensions:
Overall: 12 in. long x 8 in. diameter (30.5 x 20.3cm)
Type:
PROPULSION-Components (Engine Parts)
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Thiokol Chemical Corporation
Inventory Number:
A19771261000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Bell X-1

Manufacturer:
Bell Aircraft Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Overall: Aluminum, radium paint
Dimensions:
Other: 10 ft. 8 1/2 in. × 30 ft. 9 in. × 28 ft., 2780.5kg (326.4 × 937.3 × 853.4cm, 6130lb.)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1946
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Department of the Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19510007000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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EDAN-URL:
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Nozzle, Rocket, Spare, James H. Wyld

Materials:
Overall, aluminum
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 1/8in. x 1 1/2in. (2.86 x 3.81cm)
Type:
PROPULSION-Components (Engine Parts)
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Found in collection. Donor unknown at this time. Found on NASM premises.
Inventory Number:
A20010658003
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Valve, Rocket Motor, Reaction Motors, Inc.

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Stainless steel, copper, paper
Dimensions:
Overall: 2in. x 4 3/8in. x 2 1/2in. (5.08 x 11.11 x 6.35cm)
Type:
PROPULSION-Components (Engine Parts)
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Found in collection. Donor may be Reaction Motors, Inc., Thiokol Chemical Corp.
Inventory Number:
A20010658007
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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EDAN-URL:
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Rocket Engine, Liquid Fuel, "Spaghetti" Type, Super P, Reaction Motors, Inc.

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Mainly Inconel, with iron-based welds; some tubes aluminum.
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 1/4 in. wide x 1 ft. 3 in. tall (15.9 x 38.1cm)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
ca. 1955
Credit Line:
Gift of Bob Holder.
Inventory Number:
A20020083000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Rockets & Missiles
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv97004bee3-0891-4427-8ed9-fb856abe6eff
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20020083000

Injector Segment, Rocket Engine, Liquid Fuel, 6000C-4

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Stainless steel
Steel
Brass
Dimensions:
Overall: 11.43 x 3.18 x 2.54cm (4 1/2in. x 1 1/4in. x 1in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Bob Holder.
Inventory Number:
A20020084000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv97483a2e5-feea-44ea-a6df-d0629213a359
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20020084000

Wrenches, Adjusting Gyro Casing, Two, Rocket

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors Div., Thiokol Chemical Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Steel
Dimensions:
3-D (Larger Ring): 11.4 x 6.7 x 1cm (4 1/2 x 2 5/8 x 3/8 in.)
3-D (Smaller Piece): 8.3 x 1.9cm (3 1/4 x 3/4 in.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Tools
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Found in collection. Donor may be Reaction Motors, Inc., Thiokol Chemical Corp.
Inventory Number:
A20010658001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv964083604-aea4-4890-bd94-1355d47bcced
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20010658001

Rocket Engine, Liquid Fuel, Cutaway, Lark Missile

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Stainless Steel
Dimensions:
Overall: 27.9 x 10.8 x 5.7cm (11in. x 4 1/4in. x 2 1/4in.)
Length, overall 11 inches; length, chamber, 10.5 inches; outside diameter, maximum, 3.5 inches; outside diameter, at nozzle end, 2 inches 10/16 inches; inside diameter, main section of chamber, 3 inches
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Found in collection. Donor unknown at this time. Found on NASM premises.
Inventory Number:
A19990027000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19990027000

Injector, Fuel, Cutaway, Rocket Engine, Lark Missile

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Stainless steel
Dimensions:
Overall: 12.1 x 7.9 x 4.4cm (4 3/4in. x 3 1/8in. x 1 3/4in.)
length, body, 4.25 inches; diameter, 2 inches
Type:
PROPULSION-Components (Engine Parts)
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Found in collection. Donor unknown at this time. Found on NASM premises.
Inventory Number:
A19990027001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
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GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19990027001

Rocket Engine, JATO, 750-Pound-Thrust

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Steel
Paint
Copper
Aluminum
Paper
Ink
Cotton
Dimensions:
Main unit: 17 1/4" x 7" Diameter
Fuel Inlet: 9 7/8" x 4 7/8" x 3 1/2"
Copper O Ring: 4 7/8" Diameter x 1/16"
Gasket: 5 7/8" x 3/8"
Type:
PROPULSION-Components (Engine Parts)
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Thiokol Chemical Corporation, Reaction Motors Division
Inventory Number:
A19850105000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19850105000

Liner, Rocket Engine, JATO, M17G

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Steel
Copper
Phosphate surface finish
Foam
Adhesive
Dimensions:
14 7/8" x 6 15/16" Diameter
Type:
PROPULSION-Components (Engine Parts)
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Reaction Motors Div., Thiokol Chemical Corp.
Inventory Number:
A19850107000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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EDAN-URL:
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Rocket Engine, Liquid Fuel, JATO, M19G

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Copper Alloy
Ferrous Alloy
Non-Ferrous Metal Alloy
Paint
Dimensions:
3-D (Approximate): 31.8 × 17.8 × 71.1cm (12 1/2 × 7 × 28 in.)
Storage: 138.4 × 82.6 × 112.4cm, 186.9kg (54 1/2 × 32 1/2 × 44 1/4 in., 412lb.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Components (Engine Parts)
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Reaction Motors Div., Thiokol Chemical Corp.
Inventory Number:
A19850110000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv97ecbeacb-7b9c-4836-8df8-85c9250d1bef
EDAN-URL:
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Jacket, Rocket Engine, Liquid Fuel, 3000-A-1

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Metal, copper
Dimensions:
Overall: 32 in. long x 8 1/2 in. diameter (81.28 x 21.59cm)
Type:
PROPULSION-Accessories (to an Engine)
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of the Reaction Motors Division of Thiokol Chemical Corporation
Inventory Number:
A19850111000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
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GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Rocket Engine, Liquid Fuel, XLR35-RM-1

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum, Steel, Plastic, Paint, Brass
Dimensions:
Overall: 1ft 11 1/2in. x 2ft 2 1/4in., 280lb. (59.69 x 66.68cm, 127kg)
Storage: 138.4 × 82.6 × 112.4cm, 186.9kg (54 1/2 × 32 1/2 × 44 1/4 in., 412lb.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Components (Engine Parts)
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Reaction Motors Division, Thiokol Chemical Corp.
Inventory Number:
A19850114000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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EDAN-URL:
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Rocket Engine, Liquid Fuel, D50C1

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Copper Alloy
Paint
Steel
Dimensions:
3-D: 38.1 x 20.3 x 5.1cm (15 x 8 x 2 in.)
Storage: 22.9 x 40.6 x 8.9cm (9 in. x 16 in. x 3 1/2 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Reaction Motors Division, Thiokol Chemical Corp.
Inventory Number:
A19850117000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Rocket Engine, Liquid Fuel, Cutaway, LR2-RM-4, for Lark Missile

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Non-Magnetic White MetaL (Stainless Steel)
Ferrous Alloy
Dimensions:
3-D (Bolted to Stand): 46.7 × 21.6 × 34.3cm (1 ft. 6 3/8 in. × 8 1/2 in. × 1 ft. 1 1/2 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Thiokol Chemical Corporation, Reaction Motors Division
Inventory Number:
A19850118000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Liners, Rocket Engine, Cut Sections, Two Pieces

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Phenolic Resin
Fiberglass
Brass
Plastic
Synthetic Fabric
Ink
Pencil
Dimensions:
Overall (Larger Piece): 27.9 x 12.7 x 8.9cm (11in. x 5in. x 3 1/2in.)
Overall (Smaller Piece): 11.4 x 15.2 x 12.7cm (4 1/2in. x 6in. x 5in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Reaction Motors Division, Thiokol Chemical Corporation
Inventory Number:
A19791418000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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EDAN-URL:
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Rocket Engine, Walter HWK 109-507

Manufacturer:
Helmuth Walter KG  Search this
Materials:
Ferrous Alloys (Including Steel)
Aluminum Alloy
Paints
Glass
Plastics
Copper Alloys
Dimensions:
3-D: 213.4 × 30.5 × 48.3cm (7 ft. × 1 ft. × 1 ft. 7 in.)
Storage (Including Wooden Crate): 117.5kg (259lb.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Gift of Reaction Motors Div., Thiokol Chemical Corp.
Inventory Number:
A19771225000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19771225000

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